Traffic will be impacted during the Winter Classic 5k Road Race Sunday Dec. 8. Sidney St. from Green St. to Pacific St. will be shutdown from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. with rolling closures in surrounding streets.
With winter upon us, here are important reminders regarding snow emergency parking bans and the responsibilities of property owners following a snowstorm.
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A flu shot is recommended annually for all adults and children age 6 months and older. See more info at:
With the holidays and winter weather upon us, Cambridge Fire Department reminds residents to take important fire prevention steps in their homes.
The City of Cambridge encourages and promotes involvement by residents in the decision-making process through participation in a variety of boards and commissions. See a listing of current board vacancies.
Task force to evaluate lighting
Meeting of the Police Review & Advisory Board for December, 5 2013
Pre-registration Required. The four-week workshop will cover a variety of topics including: an overview of the home buying process, credit & budgeting, obtaining a mortgage, legal issues, home inspections, and an introduction to Cambridge's financial assistance programs. Classes include a combination of presentations by Cambridge homebuyer counselors, local real estate brokers, home inspectors and loan officers. Participants are expected to attend all four classes and class begins promptly at 6:00pm.
2013 Municipal Election Recount
Cambridge Historical Commission Meeting
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The Cambridge Board of Election Commissioners will begin the Recount of City Council Ballots from the Nov. 5, 2013 Municipal Election on Monday, Dec. 2, at 8:30 a.m., at the Moore Youth Center, 12 Gilmore St., Cambridge.
The City of Cambridge is currently seeking letters of interest from Cambridgeport, Riverside, Area IV, Mid-Cambridge residents and the Central Square business community who would like to serve on the Central Square Advisory Committee.
The Special State Election will be held Tuesday, Dec. 10 for the office of Representative in Congress for Mass. 5th Congressional District to fill vacancy caused by resignation of Rep. Edward Markey. Voter registration deadline is Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 8 p.m.
Cambridge Firefighters have again partnered with the US Marine Corps Reserve to collect toys for the annual Toys-for-Tots drive.
Help the Cambridge Police Department put a smile on a senior’s face this year when they’re surprised with a holiday gift bag on Christmas Eve by donating an item to our annual Secret Santa for Seniors Gift Drive!
City Manager Richard C. Rossi is seeking individuals to fill several vacancies on the Cambridge GLBT (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender) Commission. The application deadline has been extended until Dec. 16, 2013.
In accordance with the conditions of the (DEP) Department of Environmental Protection's Alewife Brook/Upper Mystic River Variance we are hereby notifying you that a (CSO) Combined Sewer Overflow occured at CAM401B on November 27, 2013 and discharged into the Alewife Brook. Click here for more details.
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